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Diocese of Avellino

Dioecesis Abellinensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Francesco Marino, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 27 June 1818
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Benevento
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 441 (170 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Campania
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesi.avellino.it/
  • Mailing Address: Palazzo Vescovile, Piazza Liberta 19, 83100 Avellino, Italia
  • Telephone: 0825.74.595

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Avellino
2nd CenturyErectedDiocese of Avellino (erected)
Diocese of Avellino e Frigento
9 May 1466UnitedDiocese of Avellino
Diocese of Frigento
Diocese of Avellino e Frigento
Diocese of Avellino
27 June 1818Name ChangedDiocese of Avellino e Frigento Diocese of Avellino

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Avellino
1950120,000120,000100.0%103361398632019150ap1951
1959130,000130,000100.0%89361251,0403720552ap1960
1968133,000133,15599.9%85311161,1462623355ap1971
1980121,500130,50093.1%68321001,2153715855ap1981
1990139,200139,80099.6%69361051,32533817851ap1991
1999143,418145,41898.6%76301061,35383118455ap2000
2000143,418145,41898.6%7226981,46382718055ap2001
2001143,500145,50098.6%6927961,49482817855ap2002
2002143,500145,00099.0%72281001,43582817455ap2003
2003143,500145,00099.0%7128991,449102817255ap2004
2004143,500146,00098.3%7028981,464102817055ap2005
2006159,500162,50098.2%7225971,644113120764ap2007
2012158,800163,30097.2%72311031,541133119264ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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